Course: Science Subtest I
Lesson: Dynamic Processes of the Earth (Geodynamics)
Topic: Energy in the Earth System IV: Air Movements' Effect on Weather      Page 1 of 16  

Diagnostic Question

 


1. Coriolis is

Athe effect of the Earth rotating beneath a free-flowing object.
Ba force caused by the Earth's gravitational field.
Cthe reason winds move faster at the equator than at the poles.
Dthe reason winds in the global wind belts blow parallel or perpendicular to latitude lines.